Macdrifter - Justin Lancy’s Writer Workflow
You should spend some time trying to refine your way of working but, in the end, you should never forget that systems and tools are less important than something else — actually doing your work.
Justin’s Veritrope site is one that I should have been following but wasn’t, which is weird because I’ve stolen a thing or two from his scripts. Fortunately that error is easily rectified and there is now a link to his site in the sidebar.
David Sparks - Dumping Google Search
Since I do >90% of my searches with LaunchBar, I created a custom search template. To create one, display your LaunchBar index (from the Index menu) and select Search Templates. Then tap the Add button and add a new search template for DuckDuckGo pointing at
Custom search templates? Thank you David for reminding me how little I actually know about LaunchBar’s functionality.
Interesting Links - Week 52, 2011
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Python - Just a rough outline at this point, but could turn into something promising
Raspberry Pi - A $25 ARM-powered Linux box. I might buy one just for the hell of it. The price is certainly right.
Asciiflow - An online flow diagramming tool done completely in ASCII characters
Interesting Links - Week 51, 2011
Pygame Examples - Pygame is something I’ve been meaning to look into. I’m not much of a game developer, but it supposedly does a good job just teaching you about Python.
Brati’s Lover - AppleScript Collection - A nice collection of useful AppleScripts. (via Macdrifter)
Linux Distribution Chooser - I’m not sure why I put this here, but if you should be looking for Linux distribution that fits your needs, this is a pretty neat way to go about it.